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Artera Operator - Backhoe in Boston, Massachusetts

Operator - Backhoe

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Title:Operator - Backhoe

ID:1543

Location:Boston, MA

Department:Operations

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Description

Backhoe Operator

JOB PURPOSE

Operators drive, control, and maintain heavy equipment and other necessary machinery in a safe, efficient manner. Operators will work in a fast-paced environments. Safety is a top priority for Operators and must have knowledge of safe operation and driving practices to complete obligations. Operators report directly to the Foreman.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Excavating trenches and structures, laying pipe and precast concrete structures, loading trucks and back-filling trenches

  • Placing shoring and trench boxes

  • Operates a crawler or rubber-tired machine mounted with an excavator bucket

  • May also be equipped with various hydraulic attachments (e.g. hammers, pipe vacuum)

  • Performs daily inspection on equipment for issues and/or deficiencies

  • Completes inspection paperwork daily and notifies the Foreman of any issues/defects

  • May assist the crew, when needed, in operating other equipment and/or helping the laborers on the ground

  • Performs other duties as assigned

    POSITION REQUIREMENTS

CERTIFICATIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • 2A Hoisting License (at least)

  • DOT Medical Examiners Certificate

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • OSHA 10

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Schedule:

  • Home daily

  • Monday to Friday

  • Weekends as needed

  • Year round work

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Boston, MA: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Backhoe operation: 3 years (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Required)
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